University of Sheffield
Statistics with Financial Mathematics
Graduates with skills in these areas are in demand. The course is about applying probabilistic, statistical and mathematical techniques in the finance industry. It�s based on the MSc Statistics with additional training in the concepts, models and tools of modern mathematical finance. Accredited by the Royal Statistical Society. Our graduates work in finance, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and research. Employers include First Direct, GlaxoSmithKline, Marks and Spencer, the Government Statistical Service and medical council research units.
Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in mathematics. IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each part), or equivalent.
Modules: data analysis; statistical laboratory; linear models; inference; financial mathematical, dependent data; stochastic processes and finance.
You are assessed by exams, project work and a dissertation.
You may be able to get University and external company funding depending on your qualifications. We need to receive all funding applications by the first week in March.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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